tv 430am Newscast FOX February 13, 2013 4:30am-5:00am PST
we are live in pittsburg at the scene of an officer involved shooting. we just spoke to police. the man hunt of a former officer accused of murder. a home made bomb blown up in a santa clara neighborhood. why investigators are still keeping a close eye on the scene. good morning. thank you for joining us on this wednesday morning february 13th i'm pam cook. >> and i'm brian flores. a lot to talk about today. one of them has to do with this weather. kind of warming trend. >> this will be warmer days
comings in on the old five day. a little bit of bit fog yesterday. it retreated around noon. santa rosa reports a little fog. overall if you enjoyed yesterday ewe will tyke today. similar temps. traffic is moving along pretty well if you are near the bay. san francisco northbound 101 as you dave up to the 80 split that traffic is off to a good start. let's go back to the desk. we begin with breaking news from contra costa county. ktvu news just confirmed a police officer in pittsburg in the east bay has been wounded in an over night shooting. tara moriarty joins us from the scene. >> reporter: that officer was wounded but he has been treated and released from a nearby hospital so that is the good news. now we are standing at maple and let's see the street right here. maple and santa fe. this is about a block from
where all of this happened. it happened around midnight. police confirmed one suspect was shot. he is described as a 30-year- old man from oakly with an extensive record with weapon charges. his condition has stabilized and he is expected to survive. police were trying to talk to him around 11:30 last night but he ran away. when officers pursued him he shot at them and the officers returned fire. there are other people with the suspect. they were running as well. they are being interviewed at the time. they need to do more in their investigation. a police lieutenant is out here right now and he will be providing us with an update in a couple minutes. of course we will pass that along to you. we are live in pittsburg i'm tara moriarty. it could take days if not week where is a mountain are
that of accused murder christopher dorner. he shot and killed a san bernardino sheriffs deputy before barricaded himself. coming up in a few minutes a live report from southern california. the final hours of one of the largest man hunts in state history. we have developing news in santa clara. chp officers are guarding a home where a bomb was found and blown up over night. the highway patrol says it made the dangerous discovery yesterday at humboldt avenue just a block away from santa clara high school. officers with a search warrant found the home made bomb while investigates a threat against a public official. a bomb squad buried the device in the front yard and detonated it safety. there may still be bomb making materials inside and the bomb squad will return this morning. three homes were evacuated during this ordeal yesterday. the bomb making suspect was not home at the time.
in ore night news more than 100 workers were evacuated during a pneumonia leak. it happened at 10:00. fire officials told our photographer there was a ammonia leak inside a refrigeration system. it lasted about three hours and no one was hurt. reports of shots fired at a car in dublin. here is new video of an suv with three bullet holes on the passenger side door. the driver told authorities someone opened fire while he was exiting westbound 580 highway around 84 around 10:00. he pulled over into a shopping center at dublin boulevard. one person was taken to the hospital. we don't know the extent of his injuries. barry bonds is due back in a san francisco courtroom. he will ask a federal appeals court to throw out his felony
conviction. lawyers contend that bonds was convicted simply for giving a rambling answer in the steroids investigation. but prosecutors contend bonds intentionally misled a grand jury when he testified he never used performance enhancing drugs. the judges are allowing cameras in the courtroom. also this morning president obama kicks off three days of travel to rally support for the job creation and economic proposals he unvailed in his state of the union address. >> nothing i'm proposing tonight should increase our deficit by a single dime. it is not a bigger government we need, but a smarter government that sets priorities and invests in broad-based growth. >> this morning the president is traveling to a factory in ashville north carolina that has expanded its facilities and hiring more workers. tomorrow the president will travel to atlanta and on friday
to chicago. florida senator marco rubio delivered the republican response to the president's address to the state of the union. >> our free enterprise economy is the source of aramids l class prosperity. but president obama he believes it's the cause of our problems. that the economic downturn happened because our government didn't tax enough. spend enough. or control enough. >> rubio also delivered a response to the president's speech until spanish. he is considered a rising star in the republican party and frequently mentioned as a possible candidate for president in 2016. >> false choices like the one the president laid out tonight. the choices isn't just between big goth or big business. what we need is accountable -- >> this part of senator rubio's response is a hot topic on twitter. people are commenting on the
awkward move he had to make to reach the bottle and appeared nervous. he took it all in stride. joining in with a tweet of his own. a photo of the empty water bottle. we have that experience in this job. >> all the time. time now is 4:35. sal, you're looking at an over night chase? >> yeah we have news of about an over night chase. we are following over night news from antioch. i want to tell you the investigation is under into a high speed chase that ended in a crash. three people were riding in a stolen car at speeds of more than 100 miles an hour when it crashed at the harp earn street off ramp. the these people inside the car suffered minor yours. the 32-year-old woman driver is now in custody. investigators say she has a long history of auto theft. 4:35 let's go to live traffic pictures here. westbound bay bridge the traffic is not bad. there are no major problems get
into the city. also the morning commute looks good if you are driving in san jose along northbound 280 getting up to highway 17. at 4:35 let's two to steve. thank you, sal. a very good morning. about the same today. a little bit of patchy fog. yesterday increased from five to zone. i think we will see a similar pattern today. there is not much of a breeze. sore night lows are up a little bit. watch the clouds go up, up, enover. 30s on the temps or 40s. some of these temps. half-moon bay 41. san francisco 46. a lot of low 40s or 30s. yesterday was a little cooler for some of the inland area. we'll see if that continues to drop. patchy low clouds. but unless you are north or in the plains or in the deep south, there is hardly anything to talk about expect sunshine and mild weather. patchy low clouds in the morning. lots of sun. 60s on the temps. very close to yesterday's
numbers. it will be warmer thursday into friday. still nice on saturday. cooler but dry on sunday. we continue our coverage of accused murder christopher dorner. forensic tests will be conducted on the remains found in a burned out cabin in big bear. jim. >> reporter: hey brian. huge sense of relief in southern california as it appears the man hunt is finally over. a charred body was found inside the debris of a big bear california cabin late tuesday. they will have to wait to positive confirm the replains are of christopher dorner. >> it's difficult to identify the remains of someone in a building and that could take days and possibly weeks to do a dna analysis. >> reporter: a man matching dorners description was spotted driving in the area.
>> the woman in front realized there was a truck driving erratically at a high rate of speed. he took a close lack at the driver and recognized him as a suspect. >> dorner fired on him. before carjacking another car and taking off in the woods and retreating to a cabin. as first responders moved in two sheriffs deputies were shot. one later died. >> our law enforcement agency is a brotherhood. this is a very difficult day for law enforcement. >> reporter: a swat team later stormed the cabin and smoke devices were detonated. tuesday marked a firey finale. investigators say dorner was out to revenge his firing from the los angeles police force by targeting officers and their families. on february 3rd he gunned down the daughter of an officer involved in his interrogation hearing along with the woman's
fiance. police say they will leave no stone unturned finding nip who insisted dorner while he was on the run. brian back to you. >> thank you very much. 4:39 is the time right few. the founder of facebook will be the target of a protest today. the party mark zuckerberg is hosting in his home that has some people angry. the reason you may be paying more to take bart soon. westbound san mateo bridge the traffic is moving along pretty well. no problems on the bridge. we'll tell you more straight ahead.
the catholic church. the pope received a standing ovation as he entered a pack chapel to celebrate ash wednesday. pope benedict told the faithful he is stepping down for the good of the church. citing his frail health. the church plans to have a new pope in place by easter. the end of lent. the carnival cruise ship triumph is being thoughed back. the cruise line has chartered flights to return everyone top houston once they arrive. in the meantime passengers are complaining of overflowing toilets and hot conditions on board. some are choosing to sleep on the deck rather than in their cabinets. four teenagers killed in san suv crash were cow sins in oakland -- cousins in oakland. in the tours say the teenager were heading home from watching
a rugby tournament in las vegas when their vehicle hit a center divide. a fifth person survived the crash and is recovering in the hospital. time now 4:44. a man suspected of trying to blow up a bank in oakland is in court today. 28-year-old matthew aaron lenaza was planning on detonating a car bomb in front of the bank of america. an under cover fbi agent poses as a taliban sympathizer helped him build the bomb which was a fake. he wanted to carry out a terrorist attack but civil rights groups say he is mentally ill and incapable of a plot on his own. the man of killing a 13- year-old girl will be arraigned in court today. police arrested 32-year-old anthony lamar jones in fairfield on friday. he raped and killed janell conway allen.
her body was found in a park on february 1st. police are not saying how jones crossed paths with the girl. it happened yesterday afternoon on monterey street. the police officers from berkeley said they came to the richmond home to serve a search warrant when the dogs attacked them. police opened fire and killed the dogs when they attacked an officer. the white house is unvailing details of president obama's plan to deal with the growing threat of cyber attacks. in his state of the union address, the president said power grids, financial institutions, and air traffic control systems are all targets. he signed an executive order calls for new standards to protect computer systems that run crucial infrastructure. the order also directs intelligence agencies to share classified threat information with the companies. tomorrow afternoon a board will hear proposal to buy an unmanned drone. the sheriff wants to fly the
aircraft over dangerous situations including hazardous spills, natural disasters, and standoffs. but they are concerned it might be used to invade people's privacy. the four-pound machine would cost around $32,000. the steal plaited bear cat can withstand explosive blasts. yesterday the board of supervisors allocated almost $400,000 in homeland security and other funds to buy the vehicle. later this morning santa clara county leaders will announce a gun buyback program. it's designed to let individuals trade in guns anonymously and with no questions asked to receive cash. it's parking lot of a plan to reduce the number of guns in the community. mark zuckerberg is holding his first political fundraiser in palo alto tonight. but not afternoon there will approve of the candidate he is
backing. he is holding a fundraiser to help chris christie. a few dozen protestors are expected but they promise to be respectful of other people living in the neighborhood. time now 4:47. california lieutenant governor gavin newsom is hitting the road to promote his new book citizenville. we caught up with his -- in citizenville he talks about dramatically reimagining government which he says is stuck in the past. he argues technology is the key to transforming government and sparking citizen engagement. >> small is getting big. big is getting small. armies of davids i call it in the book not with slingshots as we know it. but the slingshot here is technology that will tear down the walls of this model. again it's no longer relevant
the world we are living in. >> as he travels the nation on his book tour willie brown says newsom is testing unwanted waters. parking lot boards is considering a series of fair increases that will start this year. transit agencies need to hike prices to keep the agency on track so it's proposing fare hikes every two years. the amount of the increase would be tied to inflation. the proposed 5.2%. >> the economy is bad right now. people don't have that kind of money. i don't have that kind of money. >> commuters going between daly city would pay $75 a year more if the first proposed increase goes into place. it would add $150 a year for
people that commute between pittsburg and the pahl street station. >> i think we have not heard the end of that story. >> definitely not. sal, what is the traffic like? >> we just got word of an injury crash that is blocking several lanes. i want to ask dave my buddy to put the map up. dave is the guy in the back of the control room who kind of like oz you pull the curtain back. southbound 680, 84 there is a crash there and we're just finding out about it. blocking three lanes. look agent the camera it's not there so it's before that. it is very early in the morning. we don't have a big backup yet but this could be trouble unless they get it out of the way. let's move along to live pictures now. we can go back to the normal
format. westbound 80 that traffic looks pretty good. no major problems as you drive through. also the morning commute is moving along pretty well as you drive to the bay bridge toll plaza. no major problems. and at 280 northbound that is looking good. again we have that problem on 680 we will follow that for you. let's go to steve. sal, thank you, sir. a little bit of fog. what is not showing up is patchy fog from vet lieu ma. there is also some on the coast. yesterday it increased. i think we will see a similar pattern today. san francisco didn't change much. high 60 yesterday. some patchy low clouds. not a lot. the system continues to ride up and over a ridge of high pressure. there are signs that colder systems might dig into the north and east of us. the next couple of days look
very quiet. it seems to be expect for napa is running a little bit warmer. there is still cold lows. that is the direction where all the jet stream is. it's taking everything up and over and down into the northern plains and down to the deep south. sunny and mild. morning fog. 60s on the temps. napa we will go 65 degrees. livermore 63. warmer on thursday into friday. it looks nice saturday. a little cooler but still dry on sunday. time now 4:51. coming up a new zealand woman suffers a deadly heart attack. the popular brand of soda being blamed. also college student shot in the head during a robbery at a bus stop. how she managed.
21-year-old told police she was attacked at this stop near natural bridges state beach monday night. police say a man pointed a rifle and demanded everything she had. the victim was hit in the back of the head by what she thought was the butt of the rifle. it was actually a bullet. >> she was amazing. she will be able to keep her whits about her. she will be able to pay attention to her surroundings. fight to survive through this ordeal and get help. >> doctors at dominican hospitals successfully removed the bullet which pierced only part of her skull.
here's a description of a suspect. the victim also says she saw a white pt cruiser circle the area before the robbery. firefighters in he'lls burg are trying to figure out what caused a fire. time now 4:55. let's get you out the door. sal you are looking at something going on at 680. >> that is right it's a crash. 680 southbound it's an injury crash blocking a couple of lanes there. maybe as many as three lanes. traffic is very light in the area. so we don't have a huge backup yet. this could be a big problem if it is not cleared soon. we'll let you know about ha. also looking at other commutes bay bridge is light. it's pretty early here. no problems get into the city
via the bay bridge. if you are driving on interstate 880 in oakland we are off to a good start. let's go to steve. >> a little bit of patchy fog. north bay and some starting to come back to the coast. yesterday it ramped up. then it started to burn off pretty fast. there was a little component of an offshore breeze. it will be another sunny nice day. that system we had last friday which brought us a quarter inch of rain. it's marching across the country. all the way from new orleans into florida panhandle. and some of that rain is turning to a mixed precipitation from st. louis to cincinnati. that is our little guy from last friday. still producing variety of weather. snow and severe weather. 30s and 40s for us. napa at 30 degrees. other areas are 10-13-degrees warmer. high pressure a mountain of it right over us right now. it will continue to get stronger all the way into friday. sunny and mild today. morning fog. again that will burn off.
mostly in the north bay. 65 napa to 66 gilroy. 65 redwood city. 64 degrees. it looks warmer thursday into friday. we'll top out on friday and then weekend looks nice. just a little cooler as we head into sunday. the man hunt for accused killer christopher dorner has apparently come to an end. also we are following breaking news from contra costa county. a police officer and suspect have been wounded in an exchange of gunfire in pittsburg.